Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba

Moche Egrets Bottle

Moche Egrets Bottle


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1155239

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A choice Moche III marine motif bottle from Peru, ca. 200 – 450 AD. This superb polychrome vessel is 7-3/4” high and features two panels depicting a heron or egret attacking a crustacean. The scenes are painted in rare purple and red against the orange slip. In excellent condition, with good mineral deposits and trails.

Museum deaccession.